Paul Pierce had an off night with just 7 points on 3 of 10 shooting to go with 2 rebounds and 2 assists. But, the good thing is that he played just 28 minutes and will have more in the tank for the game against the Raptors.
Rondo had quite a challenge being matched up with Allen Iverson in his home debut. But Rondo was up to the task with 13 points, 5 assists, and 2 steals while holding Iverson to 10 points 4 rebounds and 4 assists.
Perk didn't score any points, but he did pull down 10 rebounds and block 2 shots while helping to shut down the middle.
Of the Celtics Big Three, only Ray Allen had a good game, scoring 17 points to go with 8 rebounds and 3 assists.
There was a lot of physical play including quite a few scrambles on the floor for loose balls.
Tony had his best game of the season so far with 23 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, and 1 block. James who?